QA Manager

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Our client, a leading pharmaceutical company, is currently seeking an accomplished QA Manager to join the team. Here is an overview of the role:

1) Establish the quality management system to describe how the firm complies with CGMPs and operates to maintain a state of control
2) Perform audits for compliance with policies and procedures
3) Ensure that the procedures and specifications are appropriate and followed
4) Ensure that the procedures and specifications of firms under contract are appropriate and followed
5) Maintain control and take responsibility for third-party services providers (contract manufacturers, contract laboratories, etc.)
6) Ensure that appropriate manufacturing in-process controls are implemented
7) Ensure in-process controls are performed during manufacturing operations and results are satisfactory
8) Review and approve or reject any document that gives work instructions and set requirements such as procedures, protocols, test methods, and specifications, including changes to the documents
9) Review and approve or reject reprocessing and rework procedures
10) Review and approve or reject production batch records and make the final decision to release a product lot into commerce
11) Ensure investigation is conducted and root cause is eliminated for production and control record errors, discrepancies, and failure to meet specifications, including quality attributes
12) Review and investigate consumer complaints
13) Report on product, process and system risks
14) Report on outcome of regulatory inspections and ensure responses are complete and managed to verifiable closure
15) Ensure there is no conflict of interest between regulatory responsibilities and actual daily activities


  • 1) A university degree is required. Although all candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply, preference will be given to those with degrees in a relevant field
    2) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please)
    3) Recent experience in the pharmaceutical industry is strongly preferred
    4) Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in quality assurance management

    For the right individual, this is a wonderfully rewarding role with tremendous growth prospects. If you are qualified and think you're a strong fit for this role, please apply ASAP. We thank all applicants, but only candidates who meet our client's criteria will be contacted.


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